How much does a Head Nurse make in Maine? The average Head Nurse salary in Maine is $105,876 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $96,344 and $116,510. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $96,344 10% $87,666 90% $126,191 75% $116,510 $105,876 50%(Median)
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Head Nurse plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a unit. Maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical staff. Being a Head Nurse ensures that nurses are current in competencies, assessments, licensure, certifications, and other annual training. May provide direct patient care and is responsible for assessing, planning, and evaluating patients. Additionally, Head Nurse requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Requires a valid state RN license. Must have clinical experience. Typically reports to top management. The Head Nurse manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Saco, ME Avg. Salary $109,684 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Windham, ME Avg. Salary $109,830 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abbot, ME Avg. Salary $99,272 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acton, ME Avg. Salary $111,228 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addison, ME Avg. Salary $99,272 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albion, ME Avg. Salary $99,272 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alfred, ME Avg. Salary $110,480 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alna, ME Avg. Salary $108,805 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Andover, ME Avg. Salary $108,805 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Anson, ME Avg. Salary $99,272 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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